27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Baltimore
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Buffalo
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
8
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Rochester
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Cooperstown
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h
End: New York City

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and stroll around The High Line.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to New York City. November in New York City sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Philadelphia is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, take in the architecture and design of University of Pennsylvania, explore the world behind art at Rodin Museum, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip builder tool .

Traveling by train from New York City to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

2
nights
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 16th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baltimore Basilica and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Alphonsus Church. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Aquarium, admire the masterpieces at The Walters Art Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place, then admire the architecture and history at Fort McHenry National Monument, then get your game on at Urban Axes Baltimore, and finally take a stroll through Inner Harbor.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Baltimore using our trip planner.

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Baltimore in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in November, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Urban Axes Baltimore ©
Urban Axes Baltimore
Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
The Walters Art Museum ©
The Walters Art Museum

3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

For ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip planner .

You can take a train from Baltimore to Washington DC in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In November in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

2
nights
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
On the 21st (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum, stop by Larrimor's, and then take in the views from Roberto Clemente Bridge (Sixth Street Bridge). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington, admire the natural beauty at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, then get engrossed in the history at Cathedral of Learning, and finally wander the streets of The Strip District.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pittsburgh trip planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to Pittsburgh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Washington DC in November, with highs in Pittsburgh at 52°F and lows at 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Cleveland.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven

2
nights
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at The Shrine Church of Saint Stanislaus, stroll around Cleveland Metroparks, admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake View Cemetery, then have fun at JACK Thistledown Racino, and finally try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cleveland trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Cleveland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Cleveland, expect temperatures between 52°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Buffalo.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Historic Sites Casinos
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland Metroparks ©
Cleveland Metroparks
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

1
night
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Buffalo online tour planner .

Getting from Cleveland to Buffalo by bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Cleveland in November, Buffalo is little chillier at night with lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Buffalo

Casinos Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Hamburg Gaming, Patriots and Heroes Park, Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Patriots and Heroes Park ©
Patriots and Heroes Park

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 26th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Niagara Science Museum and then make a trip to Third Street Art Alley.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls trip planner .

Niagara Falls is just a stone's throw from Buffalo. In November, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rochester.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

2
nights
Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the next day, look for gifts at Stever's Candies, explore the engaging exhibits at The Strong National Museum of Play, cruise along Finger Lakes Wine Country Tourism Marketing Association, then stroll around Highland Park, and finally stroll the grounds of Mount Hope Cemetery.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rochester trip planner .

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Rochester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Rochester are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Cooperstown.

Things to do in Rochester

Childrens Museums Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Strong National Museum of Play ©
The Strong National Museum of Play
Mount Hope Cemetery ©
Mount Hope Cemetery

2
nights
Cooperstown

Cooperstown ©
Best known as the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown embraces Americana.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): examine the collection at National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, try your luck at Turning Stone Resort Casino, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Monastery. Keep things going the next day: stop by Riverwood Gifts, admire the masterpieces at Fenimore Art Museum, contemplate the long history of The Farmers' Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Otsego Lake, then find something for the whole family at Barnyard Swing, and finally steep yourself in history at Indian Burial Mound.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cooperstown vacation maker app .

You can drive from Rochester to Cooperstown in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Cooperstown are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Cooperstown

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Albany, Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard, Holy Trinity Monastery, Turning Stone Resort Casino
Highlights from your plan
Barnyard Swing ©
Barnyard Swing
New York State Museum ©
New York State Museum

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, shop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and walk around Boston Common.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Boston online travel planner .

You can drive from Cooperstown to Boston in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Cooperstown in December, with highs in Boston at 43°F and lows at 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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